husbonde

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English hūsbonda. Equivalent to hous +‎ bonde.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhuːsbɔ(ː)nd/, /ˈhusband/

NounEdit

husbonde (plural husbondes)

  1. married male, husband
  2. head of a household
  3. farmer, villein

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: husband
    • Chinese: 黑漆板凳 (hēiqī bǎndèng) (obsolete)
    • Japanese: ハズバンド (hazubando)
  • Scots: husband

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

 husbonde on Swedish Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse húsbóndi, equivalent to hus +‎ bonde. Cognate to English husband.

NounEdit

husbonde c

  1. master
    Marknadskrafterna är en bra dräng, men de är en dålig husbonde.
    Market forces are a good servant, but a bad master.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of husbonde 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative husbonde husbonden husbönder husbönderna
Genitive husbondes husbondens husbönders husböndernas